Unicode Character "≝" (U+225D)

The character (Equal To By Definition) is represented by the Unicode codepoint U+225D. It is encoded in the Mathematical Operators block, which belongs to the Basic Multilingual Plane. It was added to Unicode in version 1.1 (June, 1993). It is HTML encoded as ≝.

Main Unicode Properties

Name Equal To By Definition
Unicode Codepoint U+225D
Unicode Version 1.1 (June, 1993)
Block Mathematical Operators
Plane Basic Multilingual Plane

Bidirectional Data

Bidirectional class Other Neutral (ON)
Is mirrored? No

Other Unicode Data

Category Math Symbol
Script Code for undetermined script
Combining Class Not Reordered

U+225D Conversion

HTML (decimal) ≝
HTML (hex) ≝
HTML (named) -
URL Escape Code %E2%89%9D
CSS \00225D
JavaScript, JSON \u225D
C, C++, Java \u225D
Python \u225D
Rust \u{225D}
Ruby \u225D

How to type "≝"

  • Windows ?: Hold Alt, then type 2 2 5 D. Release Alt.
  • Mac ?: Hold Alt ⌥, then type 2 2 5 D. Release Alt.


  • Times, Times New Roman, serif
  • Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • Courier, Courier New, monospace

UTF Encodings

UTF-8 (hex) 0xE2 0x89 0x9D
UTF-16 (hex) 0x225D
UTF-32 (hex) 0x0000225D